Madison R.wrote a review of Zamberlan Tofane NW GT RR Boot - Men's on May 25, 2012
These are the nicest boots - nay, the nicest piece of footwear in general - I have ever owned. The craftsmanship is flawless and when I got them I took 30 minutes to just look at them.
I threw my custom-fitted Green Superfeet into them and started breaking them in but aside from some pressure on my ankle bone on my right foot, there really wasn't any need. They've just become more comfortable as time goes on.
I haven't done any expeditions per se as of yet in these but having worn them around the city, on hikes, with a 40+ lb load horribly distributed (I just loaded tons of heavy books in my mystery ranch crewcab and started walking), I can say that they are the versatile, sturdy and above all comfortable boot I've been looking for.
No ankle roll whatsoever, only problem I've experienced is a hot spot on the inside of my right big toe but that is without wearing liners and I could probably tie them a lot tighter.
Haven't submerged them yet, but the goretex liner is completely solid on the inside, circling around underneath the insole. Clearly high quality.
If you have hot, sweaty feet like me, just be sure you wear wicking socks. Average cotton socks will not do as the goretex liner can trap a lot of heat after the first few miles.
I'll upload pictures later to see how beautiful these babies are. I've received compliments from people just on their looks, even from people who haven't a clue about backpacking boots, they just thought they looked awesome.
I got these when BC had the 15% sale so I got lucky there but if I had to buy another pair at full price, I probably would.